WVU astronomers help detect the most massive neutron star ever measured
West Virginia University researchers have helped discover the most massive neutron star to date, a breakthrough uncovered through the Green Bank Telescope in Pocahontas County.
Invasion of the Japanese stiltgrass
WVU biologist targets plant that wreaks havoc on forest ecosystems
WVU names 2019 class of Ruby Fellows
Seven students pursuing doctoral degrees at West Virginia University are receiving funding through the Ruby Scholars Graduate Fellows Program. Lauryn Alexander, Heather Baldwin, Elaine Christman, John Hansen, Emily Hughes, Alyssa Stonebraker and Nicholas Winch have been named to the eighth class of fellows.
WVU project forges pathways for underrepresented faculty
Researchers at West Virginia University are helping universities nationwide overcome barriers to STEM faculty careers for women and underrepresented minorities.
WVU study investigates rural LGBTQ youth’s motivations for participating in activism
While marriage equality continues to be a big win for the LGBTQ movement since its passage in the U.S. in 2015, many activists are concerned about what’s next.
Green Bank Observatory, site for breakthrough WVU research and teaching, to remain open
WVU prepares rural students for STEM majors through new summer camp
Nine first-year students arrived at West Virginia University last week to get a head start on their college experiences.